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162 Possible Causes for Pruritus in Affected Areas

  • Vaginitis

    Many times the affected area will also become extremely red and irritated.[nmihi.com] Yeast infection The primary signs and symptoms of this condition are itching (pruritus) and burning inside and around the vagina.[nmihi.com]

  • Vaginal Candidiasis

    Recommended Regimens Permethrin 1% cream rinse applied to affected areas and washed off after 10 minutes OR Pyrethrins with piperonyl butoxide applied to the affected area[web.archive.org] ., pubic lice) usually seek medical attention because of pruritus or because they notice lice or nits on their pubic hair.[web.archive.org]

  • Sexually Transmitted Disease

    Recommended Regimens Permethrin 1% cream rinse applied to affected areas and washed off after 10 minutes OR Pyrethrins with piperonyl butoxide applied to the affected area[cdc.gov] Permethrin 1% cream rinse applied to affected areas and washed off after 10 minutes OR Pyrethrins with piperonyl butoxide applied to the affected area and washed off after[cdc.gov] Treatment Permethrin 1% cream rinse applied to affected areas and washed off after 10 minutes OR Pyrethrins with piperonyl butoxide applied to the affected area and washed[cdc.gov]

  • Atopy

    […] intense itch, and sIGA scores, body-surface area affected by atopic dermatitis, and EASI scores reflected moderate-to-severe disease status ( Table 1 , and Table S1 in the[nejm.org] In adults, the disease affects different areas of the body compared to infantile manifestations.[fondation-dermatite-atopique.org] affected by atopic dermatitis; on the pruritus verbal rating scale, which describes pruritus intensity from 0 (none) to 4 (very severe) daily; and on the sleep-disturbance[nejm.org]

  • Dermatitis

    pruritus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In adults, the disease affects different areas of the body compared to infantile manifestations.[fondation-dermatite-atopique.org] Skin areas affected by active eczema in flare should receive daily anti-inflammatory therapy first before introducing emollients, to induce rapid relief of skin lesions and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Atopic Dermatitis

    pruritus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In adults, the disease affects different areas of the body compared to infantile manifestations.[fondation-dermatite-atopique.org] Pruritus is a hallmark of AD, which is often referred to as the “itch that rashes.”[doi.org]

  • Contact Dermatitis

    Also, soaking the affected areas before applying the steroid is thought to help improve penetration and increase its effectiveness. 16 Although antihistamines are generally[aafp.org] […] not effective for pruritus associated with allergic contact dermatitis, they are commonly used.[aafp.org]

  • Acanthosis Nigricans

    Skin tags often found in and around affected areas.[dermnetnz.org] Pruritus (itching) may be present, particularly in acanthosis nigricans associated with malignancy ( paraneoplastic pruritus ).[dermnetnz.org]

  • Herpes Zoster

    , which affects most of the body and can sometimes spread to mucosal areas.[journals.sagepub.com] […] accumulation of tissue fluid following an incubation period of 10 to 21 days. 2 Clinical Presentation Clinically, varicella usually begins with a fever and a rash characterized by pruritus[journals.sagepub.com]

  • Ichthyosis Vulgaris

    Patients will also complain of dryness on the extensor surfaces and pruritus.[dermatologyadvisor.com] It is unusual for IV to involve the intertriginous areas of the body which are generally moist, alleviating the dryness.[dermatologyadvisor.com] For instance, in infants, the diaper area is rarely affected. In severe cases, patients may complain of scaling that can affect the trunk, face, and scalp.[dermatologyadvisor.com]

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